Britain declares childhood obesity a "National Crisis"
Obesity in children was in the headlines again this week reporting that, among children in their final year at primary school, one child in three is now overweight or obese.
Why not make a difference and "pass" on the junk food? If you are feeding
children on a regular basis (individually or in larger groups) then we can offer you downloadable recipes which are easy
and economical to make and designed around the growing and developmental needs
Mr. Willow's FUN FOOD latest eNewsletter is here! - let's get the children cooking!
delighted to announce the release of our latest newsletter! We hope you enjoy this edition and seasonal resource for you to use
at home with your child. This edition cooks up some delicious home-made Toad-in-the-hole with peas or salad, it's easy and fun.
These newsletters will give you better access to
some of the children’s “foodie” work that we do here at Willow
Cottage..... and you can forward them to friends and relations that
might enjoy them too!
"OUTSTANDING" ratings by Ofsted for Willow Cottage Nurseries both Oxford & Witney settings.
Willow Cottage Nursery,Owl's Leat,
Eynsham, Witney and Willow Cottage Nursery,Oxley's Farm, Farmoor, Oxford have both received OUTSTANDING judgements by Ofsted and as such heralded as being highly effective early year’s provisions meeting the
children’s needs exceptionally well.
Amazing new research findings about breast milk shows that it is more than just nutrition. Proteins, carbohydrates and vitamins are all on the menu for a breastfed baby. Now it seems you can add stem cells to that list. Evidence is piling up that both breast milk and breast tissue contain embryonic-like stem cells.
2013/14 editions of our NURSERY RECIPES recipes are now published and available!
The latest editions of our electronic nursery recipe books are now ready and available as DOWNLOADS
We now publish all the recipes from our award winning Three Week Rolling Menu both in Nursery size and Family size. With step by step instructions, colourful photos, cooking and nutritional advice they guide you to provide a well balanced family menu economically and on a budget.
Look at what's new for our OUTDOOR CLASSROOM provision!
It's Willow Whale (A living Willow den).
Willow Whale will now offer a multitude of play and role-play opportunities; from a leafy play space where children can relax and watch nature with their friends, to an outdoor dining area, rocket, or shady story time cosy corner!
Mr. Willow Children’s Books contain a wealth of early science concepts, sensory activities and other educational suggestions to extend your child’s learning .... all encourage early cookery and provide a healthy recipe to make together.
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